Talwandi Sabo, March 3, 2015: The 4th annual athletics meet begun at Guru Kashi University in which all the six constituent colleges of GKU and teams of diploma and B.ed. College participated. Dr.Dalel Singh Chauhan, International Volleyball Player, Asian Medalist & Arjun Awardee was the chief guest of the Inaugural function who declared the meet open after unfurling the university flag.
While addressing the students Dr.Dalel Singh Chauhan threw light on the importance of games and physical activities. He told students that they can use their energy in a positive manner with the help of games.
Chief guest and others guests took salute from the March Past of various teams and on the basis of results Physical College and Diploma College were declared winner and runner up of March Past.
Singh Sahib Giani GurmuKh Singh, Jathedar, Takhat Sri Damdama Sahib was special guest of the occasion and also blessed the staff and students.
From the 1st day events in 1500 meter (Men) race Tarunjeet Singh (Agri. College), Kuldeep Singh and Gurjeet Singh (both of Physical College) were declared 1st, 2nd and 3rd respectively. On the other hand in 800 meter (Women) Satveer Kaur (Physical College), Gurwinder Kaur (Basic Sciences College) and Amanjeet Kaur (B.Ed) snatched 1st, 2nd and 3rd positions. In the competition of women Shot Put Manpreet Kaur (Physical Education), Harpreet Kaur (comm. & Management) and Sawaran Kaur (Physical Education) were declared winners. In long Jump (Men) Gursharan Singh, Harpreet Singh (both student of Physical College) and Harwinder Singh (Basic SCiences) snatched 1st, 2nd and 3rd positions.
Speaking on the occasion Dr. Tarlok Singh Sandhu, Director Sports, GKU said that university was committed in providing international level sports and infrastructure and other facilities to the sports persons and coaches. He said that the university was taking necessary initiatives for the promotion and development of sports in the University.
Apart from others All Dean, Directors, other officials, staff members and students graced the occasion.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015